Carolyn M. Duffner , 75, of 1224 State Route 61 N., Galion, died Friday, May 24, 2013 at MedCentral/Mansfield Hospital, Mansfield after a battle with cancer.
Carolyn was born in Galion on October 19, 1937 to the late Charles and Elizabeth (Schrag) Spraw. She married Duane L. Duffner on January 1, 1978 and he survives her.
She was a graduate of Galion High School. She was employed by North Electric, Galion; Harriman Roth, Shelby and Fred Barr Realtor as a secretary. Carolyn was a member of the Martel United Methodist Church, Martel. She enjoyed watching the soap opera "Days of Our Lives" and reading. She loved to eat out, especially at The Warrior in Ontario.
She is survived by her daughter Debbie (Price) Carpenter, Crestline, granddaughter Davina (Price) & Steve Morrison; grandson Cody Carpenter; great-granddaughters Emma & Taylor Morrison; stepchildren: Sheila & Walt Poffenbaugh, Willard; Danny & Nan Duffner, Bucyrus; Lee Jay & Peggy Duffner, New Winchester and Sonja & Dan Striker, Bucyrus; eleven step-grandchilddren; sixteen step-great-grandchildren and her special friend Reable Post, Galion .
She was preceded in death by her sisters Roberta Spraw and Charlene Spraw.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, Crestline. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, Crestline, with Rev. Yvonne C. Hechler officiating. Burial will follow in Crawford County Memory Gardens, Crestline.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, Martel United Methodist Church, or MedCentral Hospice in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made to the family at masfh.com.
Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home
223 W. Main Street Crestline, OH 44827
Published in The Galion Inquirer on May 25, 2013